Skills for Life Workshop
Skills for Life 6: Bilateral Upper Limb Loss Workshop
Please mark your calendars for our life changing in person workshop, Skills for Life 6, scheduled for October 5-9, 2022 in Houston, Texas.
To stay up to date with the latest information on a virtual event for 2021 as well as SFL 6 in 2022, please make sure to do the following:
1) subscribe to our email distribution list
2) bookmark this website
3) click "going" on the SFL 6 Facebook Event
4) print this flyer and share with others!
Registration link coming soon!
Please note: You must register on Eventbrite to guarantee your spot at Skills for Life. If you are a bilateral upper limb loss individual, remember your registration is free, but you will still need to complete the online process. All other registrations range from $150-$650.
Address: JW Marriott Houston by The Galleria
5150 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77056
Phone: (713) 961-1500
Hotel Reservation link coming soon, please wait for the block link to book your room.
Limb loss individuals may apply for financial assistance to help offset their travel and lodging expenses (up to $950 USD). Click here to fill out your scholarship application. Applications will be processed in the order they were received.
PLEASE NOTE: You will still need to register for the conference through Eventbrite. Follow up emails and/or phone calls may be necessary, so make sure contact information is accurate. Contact Us with any questions.
Understand pre-prosthetic evaluation and treatment needs unique to the bilateral upper limb loss individual
Understand evaluation and treatment needs after a prosthetic device has been fit
Gain exposure to functional skills, adaptations, equipment, modifications used by individuals with bilateral limb loss
Learn about the latest technology: surgical techniques and prosthetic componentry
Discuss appropriate functional outcomes, dependent upon level of limb loss
Discuss emotional adjustments and impacts to the individual and family living with bilateral upper limb loss
Information about Sponsorship Levels and all the details associated with Skills for Life 6: Bilateral Upper Limb Loss Workshop sponsorship will be published here very soon. They are currently available by request if you are interested in learning more before being listed on this website. Please contact us for more information.
Skills for Life 6 Planning Committee
Meet the team responsible for putting together the SFL 6 Workshop.